Background Note | HBS Case Collection | January 1984 (Revised August 1988)

Valuation Techniques

by Howard H. Stevenson and Michael J. Roberts


Describes several approaches to valuation of a going concern: assets, earnings, and cash flow.

Keywords: Valuation; Business Earnings; Assets; Cash Flow;


Stevenson, Howard H., and Michael J. Roberts. "Valuation Techniques." Harvard Business School Background Note 384-185, January 1984. (Revised August 1988.)